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Join us at Vancouver Coastal Health and be part of a community where your career and personal life are equally celebrated. Here, every day is an opportunity to make a difference while continually growing on all fronts. Welcome to where your journey matters. 

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Where you'll work

Explore a world of opportunities in mental health and substance use services with Vancouver Coastal Health. We're inviting passionate psychiatrists to join our diverse and dynamic team. Your expertise and dedication will significantly contribute to the following areas: 

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Emergency and Crisis Response

Engage in Crisis Intervention Services, Emergency Response Programs (Car 22 & Car 87), and Psychiatric Crisis and Emergency Services to offer immediate support in acute mental health situations.

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Specialized Inpatient and Outpatient Services

Work in the BC Psychosis Program, Neuropsychiatry Program, and the Mood Disorders Centre to provide specialized care for complex psychiatric conditions.

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Substance Use and Addiction Services

Participate in Addiction Medicine, the Anne Vogel Clinic, and the Stepping Stones Concurrent Disorders Service, focusing on addiction treatment and recovery.

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Community-Based and Home Care

Contribute to Acute Home-Based Treatment (AHBT) and the STEPS Mental Health Rehabilitation Program, supporting patients in their homes or community settings.

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Child, Adolescent, and Family Services

Shape the future through Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services, Early Childhood Mental Health Services, and Youth Concurrent Disorders Services, catering to the unique needs of younger populations.

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Early Intervention and Rehabilitation

Get involved in Early Psychosis Intervention, Cognitive Assessment and Rehabilitation for Substance Use Program, and Transitions Concurrent Disorders Program, focusing on early recognition and holistic rehabilitation.

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Concurrent Disorders

Address complex cases in the Concurrent Disorders Intervention Unit, offering integrated care for those with dual diagnoses.

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Geriatric Psychiatry

Specialize in Geriatric Assessment Services, providing comprehensive care for the elderly with psychiatric conditions.

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General Adult Psychiatry

Join Adult Health Teams and the Regional ADHD Clinic to address a broad range of mental health issues in adults, enhancing their overall well-being.

Why work at Vancouver Coastal Health?

  • Innovative Care: Engage in ground-breaking mental health programs and research.
  • Supportive Environment: Thrive within our network of leading mental health professionals.
  • Diverse Opportunities: Experience variety in hospitals, community clinics, and research facilities.
  • Work-Life Balance: Discover a lifestyle that harmonizes professional dedication with personal pursuits.
  • Professional Growth: Embrace continuous learning for career advancement.
  • Working with wrap-around services and multi-disciplinary teams promotes a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement in high quality comprehensive care
  • Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

    At VCH, we prioritize creating a welcoming and inclusive environment. We celebrate diversity and equip our staff with resources and support for professional and personal growth.

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Meet Our Team

Kathryn Fung, Psychiatrist

“I’ve been lucky to have great mentors to guide me throughout my career. My move to Richmond allows me to work in both an acute care and academic setting and create a safe and supportive learning environment for psychiatry students and medical staff in different stages of their career.”

Explore diverse regions from the adventure-filled Central Coast and North Shore to the culturally rich Richmond, the scenic Sea to Sky corridor, the tranquil Sunshine Coast, and the vibrant city of Vancouver.

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Ready to make a meaningful difference in psychiatry?

Explore our current opportunities and see how you can contribute to a healthier future. Apply now or contact us to learn more about life at Vancouver Coastal Health.

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